Englewood police officers were called to 3050 S. Lipan St. Tillotson was involved in an assault there, police said. A witness at nearby Cushing Park told Officer Mike Hawkins that Tillotson was hiding among some playground equipment in the park. When Hawkins tried to arrest him, Tillotson began fighting, Ulrich said. During the scuffle, Tillotson grabbed Hawkins’ baton and threatened him. Tillotson didn’t heed warnings to drop the baton and charged Hawkins, who shot and killed him.

ID: 11749

Victms Name: Christopher Tillotson
Age: 34
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Englewood
County: Arapahoe
State: CO
Zip Code: 80110
Country: United States of America

Agency: Englewood Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Englewood police officers were called to 3050 S. Lipan St. Tillotson was involved in an assault there, police said. A witness at nearby Cushing Park told Officer Mike Hawkins that Tillotson was hiding among some playground equipment in the park. When Hawkins tried to arrest him, Tillotson began fighting, Ulrich said. During the scuffle, Tillotson grabbed Hawkins’ baton and threatened him. Tillotson didn’t heed warnings to drop the baton and charged Hawkins, who shot and killed him.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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